About us

Tim McCann photographerThe Institute of Photography was founded by photography and online course experts to help people increase their skills from the comfort of their own home. We don’t believe
that you have to sit in a classroom to take part in valuable learning and the internet has made online learning a viable option for everyone.

It is our aim to enthuse everyone about the possibilities of photography. You don’t need any special skills or qualifications to take a beautiful picture and once you have completed this course, you should be taking photographs that will impress your family and friends.

The Institute of Photography (IoP) was created by Tim McCann, an experienced photographer, photo-journalist and now Course Director for IoP. As well as writing for some of the largest and most respected photography magazines in the UK, Tim was also the editor of the number one photography magazine in Britain : Digital Photography Made Easy. He is also the former editor of PC Home, What’s Online and The Net magazine among others and has a wealth of experience to share with his students.

Tim has a special interest in image editing and has been explaining the use of  advanced techniques to a beginner audience for over 15 years.

Find out more about the Institute of Photography and Tim.  Read some of his articles here: find out more.

We hope you enjoy the course and if you want to ask Tim any questions, email him at tim@institute-of-photography.com

The Institute of Photography is a trading name of McCann Learning Ltd and is registered under the UK Register of Learning Providers.

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